The US Right Wing is in love with colonialism. They have even branded the current US President as anti-colonialist, as if that is a slur. Selling any new map to them will be a hard sell, indeed. And it is of note that neocon also means neo-colonialist. Their website proclaims the doctrine loudly.
North Korea insists it 'regrets,' not apologizes, over mine blast that killed 2 South soldiers (AP)
from the article: Caution: Middle East under construction